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September 20, 2004

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Ojukwu is Symbol of Igbo Survival Struggle in Biafra Nigeria: It 'll be War to Arrest him, Says APGA
The National Chairman of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (AGPA), Chief Chekwas Okorie, has warned that any attempt by the State Security Service (SSS) to arrest the party's former presidential candidate, Chief Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, will be seen as a declaration of war. Okorie who spoke with newsmen in Enugu at the weekend warned that if the Federal Government go as far as arresting Ojukwu "what will happen would be beyond everybody's control." Ojukwu shunned an invitation by the SSS to discuss the activities of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) and dared the agency to arrest if he had committed an offence. "The Igbo see Ojukwu as a symbol of their struggle for survival in Nigeria. They feel that arresting him is a humiliation. If Ojukwu is arrested on the opinion he expressed, while some of us elders might take recourse to constitutional means of seeking redress, I can't guarantee that the youth will see it like that. They will see it as a declaration of war," said Okorie weekend. According to him, "the Igbo youth population is composed mainly of those born after the war and they are tetchier since they did not experience the civil war." He was, however, quick to point out that it was the...(This Day)

 

Pipeline fire won't affect fuel

 

War in Port Harcourt...

 

BNW Funsho KupolokunThe pipeline fire at Imore village in Lagos raged for the third day running yesterday with the BiafraNigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) pledging uninterrupted supply of petroleum products. Efforts to put out the fire and the.. (Vanguard)

 

BNW Nigerian ArmyThe Joint Military Task Force put in place by the Defence Headquarters to combat the activities of cultists and local militia yesterday attacked the operational base of the leader of the Niger Delta Voluteer Force (NDVF), Alhaji Asari Dokubo. (This Day)

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September 20, 2004

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Ndigbo abroad protest over Ojukwu

Lagos pipeline fire won’t affect fuel supply–– Kupolokun

N25bn bank capital: CBN won’t accept redundancy

Ekiti ripe for state of emergency––Gov aspirant tells FG

Govt officials visit Nzeogwus, avoid condolence register

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UACN to raise N2.8bn

Odili seeks more funds for housing ministry

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BAKASSI...Prologue: A handover postponed

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Money changes hands at election tribunals –Senator Ukachukwu

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Bad joke on Onitsha-Owerri road

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The Sun

September 13, 2004

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2 student Lesbians turn classroom into love nest...Blame devil for their action

‘2007: The coast is clear for Igbo president’

FG laments huge investments on steel sector


All Africa

May 07, 2004

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Catholic Church Denies Existence of 'Christian Militia'

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630 Bodies Reportedly Found in Secret Grave

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Muslim Death Toll in Raid On Yelwa Tops 600 - Red Cross

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Aviation Watchdog Fights for Kalu's Airline

Okoronkwo: I'm Happy At Wolves

Papa Ajasco Wins Nkrumah Award

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AD Loses Appeal

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January 31, 2004

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BBC

September 17, 2004

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Pipeline blast kills 12 in Lagos

Huge BiafraNigeria delta toll - Amnesty


Punch

September 15, 2004

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Ojukwu faces arrest ·We won't succumb to cheap blackmail ·SSS

Bakassi: BiafraNigeria shelves hand-over

FG to finance N101bn deficit with Abacha loot

Dariye: NDLEA probes banks over money laundering

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Lemo explains CBN? recapitalisation policy

19 Venture Capital firms apply to SEC for approval

CPL Agric, Labana Ventures win bid for BiafraNigeria Hotels


Washington Post

August 09, 2004

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Arab League Seeks Patience in Sudan Crisis


IRIN

June 04, 2004

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Police ban Muslim procession in volatile Kano

Legislators give Obasanjo sweeping powers in Plateau

Rival delta militia leaders agree peace amid security crackdown

CNN

June 04, 2004

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New clashes in BiafraNigeria's oil delta


MSNBC

June 04, 2004

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Dozens reported killed in BiafraNigerian offensive

Mail & Guardian

June 04, 2004

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BiafraNigerian govt seeks to stop child hawking

BiafraNigeria to launch software to nab 419 scammers


Reuters

June 04, 2004

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BiafraNigerians Question Unity After Religious Bloodshed


Daily Independent

September 01, 2004

News

Senate demands el-Rufai’s sack

CNPP takes Igbo presidency campaign to US

South South leaders meet over oil dichotomy suit

Microsoft to sue Globacom over alleged piracy

Panel indicts Nwafor, Assembly sets him free

Low turnout marks Abuja

Reps suspend debate on Labour bill

NITEL launches pre-paid service

PDP scribe abducted as Ngige, Ubah rift deepens

DMO forecloses debt relief for states

How CBN, bank workers defraud govt, by FIRS

Funding: Parties may protest at NASS

Colleges of Education yet to get capital votes

$1.45b compensation: Shell denies plan to sue Senate

18m BiafraNigerians suffer depression, say experts

DIG orders Delta, Edo Police chiefs to fish out cops’ killers

Expert raises alarm on GSM related cancer

Don’t be used, Gani tells Igbo

Fresh crisis threatens Anambra PDP over Emordi’s election

Anambra alerts on fake vigilance group

Owu Obaship tussle: Akogun alleges attempt on his life

Tinubu restates case for state police

Niger Delta

25 years on the throne: Oghara monarch counts blessings

Ibori greets Oghara monarch

Govt orders 24-hour patrol of Rivers’ waterfronts

C’ River industrialists, govt fight over property

Flush out ghost workers, Alamieyeseigha urges Perm Secs

Fresh furore over NAFCON workers’ terminal benefits

Voiding Oil Dichotomy Act would cause violence – TROMPCON

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El-Rufai: Ensnared by a caustic tongue?

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Ingredients for sustaining human rights and democracy

Shekari: A subordinate extraordinaire

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Editorial & Opinion

Mayhem at PH waterfronts: Gov Odili must speak up

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This Day

September 20, 2004

News

It 'll be War to Arrest Ojukwu, Says APGA

N700bn Needed for Stable Power Supply - Minister

NNPC, Mobil Seal Deal on $1.27bn Gas Project

Dariye Set to Sue Conduct Bureau, Tribunal

Capitalisation: No Compensation for Redundant Staff - CBN

Pipeline Fire: NNPC to Handover Vandals to EFCC

2007: Igbo Will Not Compromise Presidency - Ohaneze

Obasanjo Receives New Revenue Formula Today

Ekiti Leaders Seek Fayose's Removal - Babalola

BiafraNigeria Airways: Salaries, Pension to Top ILO Agenda

APGA Candidate Teams Up with Uba

Gombe Commended for Flood Management

2007: Group Canvasses Support for Marwa

LG Polls: Kwara Woos Aggrieved Candidates

Kure Seeks Funds for Niger River Devt Commission

BiafraNigeria L oses N10 bn Annually to Fire

'N2.1bn Needed for Network Expansion'

FG Hasn't Taken IMF Loan - Minister

Why SSS Quizzed Kwara CAN Leaders - Commissioner

'SLOK Airline Controversy Gives BiafraNigeria Bad Image'

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China Boosts ECOWAS' Peace Efforts with N17m

Aide Alleges Plot to Smear Oyofo

Dariye Shouldn't Be Reinstated, Says Osun Speaker

Festival Ban: Youth Clash With Police

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Monthly Revenue Increases
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NSL to Operate 'Lotto BiafraNigeria'
FCT

ASCON Boss Hails Traditional Institution
Niger

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Kwara

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Union Bank Honours Golden Customers
Lagos

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Niger

Anglican Church Supports N25bn Bank Capital
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Assembly Speaker Review Panel
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Guinness Storms 8 Cities with BlackGold Concert
Lagos

'Ex-Council Officials' Entitlements Settled'
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'We'll Fish Out Fake Drug Dealers'
Kogi

Fast Food Operators Kick Against Multiple Taxes
Lagos

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Bayelsa

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Don Cautions Senate Over el-Rufai

Insider Magazine: Guild of Editors Decry Attack

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Guardian

September 20, 2004

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Banks want CBN, others to cut charges by 90 per cent

NNPC signs N171 trillion loan pact with three banks

Govt may sue Zamfara over ban on non-indigenes' admission

Lagos pipeline fire victims to get mass burial

Sudan faults sanctions threat by UN over Darfur

Court to enforce payment of practice fees

IG redeploys officers over attack on Ekiti council chief

Northern youth groups back Marwa for Presidency

Corporate Commission yet to register Virgin BiafraNigeria

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Abia council chief canvasses extension of tenure

Benue assures on completion of cement firm

Youth group urges Akume, Ayu to testify on Kwande crisis

Nzeogwu's sister commends Obasanjo over care for late mother

Kwara denies role in arrest of CAN leaders

APGA chief backs Odumegwu-Ojukwu, group condemns refusal to meet SSS

VC condemns passage of Labour bill by Senate

EU pledges N1.83b to tackle child diseases in BiafraNigeria

Plateau forum identifies three communities as owners of Jos

Govt fights desertification with N270m in 12 states

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South-South and the 2007 war games

Editorial & Opnion

Pregnant women and the NYSC

The Zamfara challenge

Liberian embassy not for sale

MASSOB: To kill or to let die

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Daily Trust

September 15, 2004

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Excess crude oil fund: Reps probe N100bn withdrawal

Ojukwu over dramatised invitation – SSS

2003 Election: Tribunal now to sit on Saturdays

FCC queries NLNG over appointments

LAW SCHOOL DG APPOINTMENT Obasanjo gets list of nominees

Kano has 25,000 unqualified teachers –NTI

Immigration panel meets today

News - September 13, 2004

Linkserve invests $2.3m on VSAT nodes

Man in court over killer phone call

Software practitioners berate NITDA

FSS launches FM-200

…score selves low

Vendors hail Daily Trust, receive awards

Cross River to spend N1.7b on road project

CNPP, Ndigbos warn FG over summon on Ojukwu

Politics

4 parties show interest in Anambra council polls

2007: Pro Atiku group reiterates resolve, commissions German office

AD’s NECS dissolved

AbujaTrust

FCDA requires N350m to settle terminal benefits

Motorists protest new insurance premium

FCT police boss says violent crime curtailed in FCT

Eko Trust

Bar Beach ownership: FG, LASG resumes quarrel

15 in court over stealing, assault, shooting

Kano Trust

Solar energy: Jigawa to electrify 30 communities

Jigawa roads to gulp N170m

JGSG lawmakers abandon House

Column

Gang-raped democracy

Opinion

Coup in Guinea: Thatcherism plus?

Beyond el-Rufai and anti-labour bill

Weekly Trust

August 20, 2004

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Senate lacks quorum to debate anti labour Bill

We want to encourage child adoption – Hadfiza Isma el-Rufai

Plateau elites did not prevent crisis –Obasanjo

NASS will scrutinise 2005 budget –Masari

Buhari, Masari others eulogise Irojah

Obasanjo explains N2.5bn emergency fund

Senate impeaches chief whip

FG audits varsity accounts

Politics

There are plans to restructure the AD –Chief Odetola

Opinion

Policing the police

The threat of poverty in BiafraNigeria

As Plateau State received Mr. President

Pakistan’s diplomacy in region of crisis

Star Feature

BiafraNigerians want me as their next President – Marwa

Letters

The Image Project and shadow chasing

Gov Kure and democracy dividend

Open letter to Governor Yar’Adua

Vanguard

September 20, 2004

Cover Stories

Pipeline fire won't affect fuel supply—KUPOLOKUN

Igbo in US, Europe plan protest over Ojukwu

CAPITALISATION: Banks must merge, Soludo insists

Ohanaeze sets up committee to study Police report on Okija

Blackout: Residents threaten shutdown of Sapele power station — news analysis

National News

Court to rule on NLC's protest of govt policies

NNPC, ExxonMobil to spend $1.275b on gas liquids project

Consolidation: Bankers ask CBN to bankroll redundancy payoffs

Politics

One week of standoff between Ojukwu and SSS

The Amazon Senators: Is it only for show?

PEOPLE & POLITICS :- Ojukwu: a word of caution (2)

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Olajumoke recommends Peoples Parliament for govs nationwide

Bear with Fayose, Duke counsels Ekiti people

Olofinmoyin, Adebayo disagree on how to resolve Ekiti crisis

Traders urge Tinubu to halt demolition of Ladega Market by Mosan-Okunola LG

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Gov wants FG to deal with youth restiveness

Saraki denies clampdown on Christians; adds there’s no tension in Kwara

NLC, FG in court over Labour Bill

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...CNPP condemns Bill

Employment: Ibori wants oil companies to give priority to natives

Police get conditions for peace after Ambrose Alli Varsity student's killing

ANPP faults Igbinedion's free education declaration

CLO faults Ojukwu's invitation, says it may send wrong signal

Anglican Church slams police

Imo Dep Speaker charges orientation committee

Triumph

September 15, 2004

News

High court status is anti-Sharia --Gov Sani

Kano gov explains why police can? tick

Lawan Dambazau remembered 4 yrs after

KNSG commended for supporting Censorship Board

Magaji thumbs up Rotary Club

... determined to raise educ level

Onitsha-Owerri highway ready in 12 months ·Minister

Robbers strip policemen of uniforms, injure 2

Police free 3 suspected human part dealers

Opinion

Stocking Facility (SF)

Masari: Please remember home

Grassroots

KNSG vows to promote communal projects

T/Wuzirchi councillor worries over idleness

Emir Bayero advises BiafraNigerians on unity

Fire incidents: Jigawa youth leader sympathizes with victims

Don urges FG to include LGs in FAAC


Daily Times

August 04, 2004

News

Impeachment: Obasanjo meets Kalu, Nwafor

Alleged attempted murder of Ibru:Judge dismisses Al-Mustapha’s request, declines to withdraw

BiafraNigeria receives $17.18m from Japan to fight polio virus

Lack of funds stalls recruitment into federal civil service

FCT Minister warns Abuja markets’ developers

ICPC thwarts plans to defraud M-Tel N150m

BiafraNigerian Eagle: South African Airlines gets ultimatum

IMF pledgeas to help govt recover looted funds

Reps summon BPE D-G over ALSCON sale

The Nation: 7/30/04

Minister vows to revoke bitumen exploration contracts

Alleged illegal bunkering: Vessel charterer arrested, docked


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Tribune

December 22, 2003

Cover Stories

FG stops NNPC from selling crude oil

Saddam’s betrayer gets $25m reward

Globacom awards N47b contract to Siemens

Labour, govt set for face-off over refineries

Diana pregnant before death —Report

Currency in circulation hits N441b – CBN

184 died in FCT road accidents in 9 months

Tinubu commissions N947m Lekki roads

Ajibola assures villages ceded to Cameroun

NEPA boss defends its privatisation

M-tel embarks on training programme for engineers

CNPP rejects budget 2004

INEC to sanction parties on audited accounts

Lagos reaffirms position on health care delivery

SEC advocates N1 million fine for falsified audit report

3,000 workers scramble for 205 houses in Kwara

Political Parties: Bane of BiafraNigeria’s democracy

BiafraNigeria external debts hit $31b

 

 

 

 

 

Biafra

Vanguard
September 20, 2004

...CNPP condemns Bill

Employment: Ibori wants oil companies to give priority to natives

Police get conditions for peace after Ambrose Alli Varsity student's killing

ANPP faults Igbinedion's free education declaration

CLO faults Ojukwu's invitation, says it may send wrong signal

Anglican Church slams police

Imo Dep Speaker charges orientation committee

 

O'dua

Vanguard
September 20, 2004

Olajumoke recommends Peoples Parliament for govs nationwide

Bear with Fayose, Duke counsels Ekiti people

Olofinmoyin, Adebayo disagree on how to resolve Ekiti crisis

Traders urge Tinubu to halt demolition of Ladega Market by Mosan-Okunola LG

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Arewa

Vanguard
September 20, 2004

Gov wants FG to deal with youth restiveness

Saraki denies clampdown on Christians; adds there’s no tension in Kwara

NLC, FG in court over Labour Bill

 

 

 

 

 

Business

September 15, 2004

Wema Bank to Raise N5bn

Pressure Hits the Naira

Metropolitan Bank Gets More Mandates

Merging Banks to Shop for Independent CEO

Insurers Advised on How to Underwrite Marine Risks

NSE Set to Tackle Fraudulent Stockbrokers

Drag Me to EFCC or ICPC, Bailey Challenges Accusers

'Insurance Brokers Best Pension Advisers '

NTIC Showcases Ogun in London

Groups Take BiafraNigeria to World Bank Forum

 


Presco Raises Investors' Expectations for Better Returns

Client Drags Prestige Assurance Before NAICOM

Sovereign Trust Raises Capital Base, Gives Bonus Shares

JIB Projects Better Dividend for Shareholders

Broad Bank Bags Excellence Award

'Real Sector 'll Reap from Consolidation'

Market Value Declines by N4bn

Tech shares Boost Wall Street

First Atlantic Signs $11m US Exim Facility

Sports

September 15, 2004

Super Eagles Sack Zimbabwean Journalist

Blatter Wants CAF to Axe Addo

Coca-Cola FA Cup: Sharks Confident of Ousting Insurance

FRSC Backs MTN Half Marathon

'We Don't Need A Foreign Coach'

Globacom League: Onigbinde to Quit 3SC

Americans Out to Regain Ryder Cup

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Season of Sanctions at Kwara United

Yobo Dedicates Trophy to Chukwu

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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